Social and Other Events

NCSU CVM Alumni Luncheon

Friday, November 1
12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. • Room 402

The NC State CVM Alumni Society invites ALL NC State CVM Alumni to attend it’s social lunch on Friday, November 1st. A special lunch will be available for those who pre-register. Come visit with your fellow alumni!  Please confirm your attendance by completing the appropriate section of the registration form. YOU MUST PRE-REGISTER to guarantee that your lunch will be available for you in Room 402. If you have questions about this event, please call (919) 513-6366.


Attendee & Exhibitor Happy Hour

Friday, November 1
5:50 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. • Exhibit Hall
Our NCVC Exhibitors welcome you to the Exhibit Hall Friday evening for appetizers and beverages. Spend some time seeing the exhibits and catching up with old friends.


CVM Alumni Family Reunion / SCAVMA Auction

Saturday, November 2
6:30 p.m. • NCSU College of Veterinary Medicine

All NC State CVM Alumni and their families are welcome to attend.

Your NC State CVM Alumni Society is hosting this reunion, so come enjoy friends, food and beer or wine on us!   Tell your fellow alumni; attendance at NCVC is not required to participate.

We will provide tours of the hospital and access to the Main Building to reminisce.


Christian Veterinary Fellowship Breakfast

Sunday, November 3
7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m. • Room 305 A

Join the CVF Student Club for this special time of fellowship and hear an update on their innovative mission organization. Come hear how missions and veterinary medicine can make a difference in communities.


Carolina Artisan Craft Market

Friday, November 1 – Sunday, November 3

The 49th annual Carolina Artisan Craft Market is being held at the Raleigh Convention Center the same weekend as the NC Veterinary Conference.  The Carolina Designer Craftsmen Guild has generously offered a discount for all NCVC attendees. Present your NCVC name badge at the market’s box office and receive $3 off admission.

For hours and information, visit:


City of Oaks Marathon

Sunday, November 3

The Marathon event will start and finish at the NCSU Belltower on Hillsborough St. Street closures will happen from 7am until 1pm. In the immediate downtown area, impacts will happen from 7am-8:30am. Anyone coming downtown during that time should consider using the beltline (I40/440) and approaching from the south end of downtown via S. Saunders / McDowell Street or S. Wilmington St going to the RCC.

For specific impacts with street by street timings, see

If you are staying at the Holiday Inn, please allow for extra travel time or consider renting a Lime Scooter or Citrix Bike. The R-line bus will not be running on Sunday.